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Eastbound I-70 at Vail Pass reopens after crash shut down road

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A crash closed eastbound Interstate 70 at Vail Pass, mile marker 180 Sunday night, according to the Colorado Department of Transportation. By 10:20 p.m., the road had reopened.

Jefferson and Clear Creek counties remain on Accident Alert, which means that crashes don’t need police assistance if there are no injuries and everyone involved has a license, insurance and nobody involved is impaired.

Those involved can exchange information and complete a report online.

Chain laws are also in effect for both directions of Interstate 70 from Vail to Denver.

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